Brighton Festival 2016Counting down to our 50th
Festival this May

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Past Event

Herbie Flowers' 75th Birthday Jazz Breakfast Specials

Herbie Flowers serves up the perfect breakfast for an ideal Sunday morning chill-out. This time it’s special: Herbie’s 75th birthday is the perfect excuse to drop in and relax. Join the celebrated bassist for a leisurely start to the day, with the papers, a choice of pastries and a free cup of tea or coffee – all to the soundtrack of the coolest jazz in town.

And because one birthday bash is never enough, there are four opportunities to celebrate this Festival.

Sun 5 May: First Fling

Music Box featuring
Ian White piano
Michael Hinton keyboards
Marianne Hillier-Brook percussion
including Rhapsody in Blue 

Sun 12 May: The All Stars

Charlotte Glasson saxophone
Mark Bassey trombone
Steve Wrigley guitar/vox
Chris Spedding guitar
Bing Lyle keyboard
Sam Glasson drums

Sun 19 May: Herbie's Birthday Breakfast

Stan Sulzmann saxophone
Mark Edwards piano
Malcolm Mortimore drums
plus guest appearance from Brighton Festival Youth Choir
Esther Jones

Sun 26 May: Festival Farewell

Homage to Stephane Grappelli & Django Rheinhardt featuring
Mike Piggott violin
Chris Spedding guitar
Mark Edwards piano
Malcolm Mortimore drums

Sun 5 May, 11am
Sun 12 May, 11am
Sun 19 May, 11am
Sun 26 May, 11am
£8.50 (includes tea or coffee)